Category Archives: Transactions

Report: Diamondbacks trade Martin Prado to Yankees for Peter O’Brien


It's after the trade deadline...but the Yankees made another trade! Joel Sherman has reported the Yankees have traded Martin Prado to the New York Yankees for Yankees prospect Peter O'Brien. Prado is expected to give the Yankees infield depth along with Chase Headley and Stephen Drew. With the acquisitions of Drew and Prado, here's a new question: ...

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Report: Stephen Drew traded to Yankees for Kelly Johnson

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This just in, ladies and gentlemen: According to Gordon Edes of ESPN Boston, the Boston Red Sox have traded Stephen Drew to the New York Yankees for Kelly Johnson,  making this the first Yankees/Red Sox trade since 1997. Kelly Johnson currently is on the disabled list, but he didn't perform to the Yankees standards when they ...

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Report: Yankees claim Esmil Rogers off waivers from Blue Jays


The Yankees said they were making small moves and they seemed to have made their first one. Jack Curry of YES Network has confirmed the Yankees have claimed Esmil Rogers off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays with less than two hours to go before the trade deadline ends. Rogers, who is a right handed reliever, ...

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Yankees recall Zoilo Almonte, DFA Jeff Francis

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The New York Yankees have recalled OF Zoilo Almonte from Triple-A Scranton Wilkes-Barre. As a corresponding move, the Yankees have designated Jeff Francis for assignment. Well, it's the end of the Francis era...which didn't last long to begin with.

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Report: Yankees acquire Chris Capuano from Rockies


The New York Yankees haven't made that blockbuster deal yet...but they did acquire an arm. According to Bryan Hoch of, the Yankees have acquired Chris Capuano from the Colorado Rockies in exchange for cash. Capuano has a 4.55 ERA in 31.2 innings in 2014 while with the Boston Red Sox.

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Report: Yankees trade Yangervis Solarte to Padres for Chase Headley


Chase Headley? Welcome to the New York Yankees. The New York Yankees have acquired Chase Headley from the San Diego Padres for Yankees third basemen Yangervis Solarte and Class A Pitcher, Rafael DePaula. The Padres will pay $1 Million off Headley's contract. In 77 games with the San Diego Padres this season, Headley is hitting .229 with ...

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Yankees sign LHP Rich Hill


Just because there's no baseball tonight, it doesn't mean the Yankees aren't making moves. Their most recent move just won't have a big impact on the team. According to Chad Jennings of the LoHud Yankees blog, the Yankees have signed LHP Rich Hill ad have sent him to Scranton Wilkes-Barre. He last pitched with the Los ...

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Roster Moves: Miller, Daley, Francis


Just a day after the Masahiro Tanaka news, the Yankees are making some roster changes. Here were the moves that occured within the last hour. Jeff Francis: Let's start with the trade the Yankees made. The Yankees acquired Jeff Francis and cash considerations from the Oakland Athletics for a PTBNL. Francis was 0-1 with a 6.08 ERA in ...

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